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ANOTHER LOCKWOOD SMASH
Bendigo Weekly
A man in his 40s has been taken to Bendigo hospital with neck injuries after a car collision this morning at a notorious intersection. Multiple cars were involved in the collision at the Calder Alternate Highway and Lockwood Road about 9.40am. Ambulance Victoria members are treating two o..
24-Apr-2014
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Lake assault charge
Christine McGinn
A 51 year old man will be charged after allegedly indecently assaulting another man at Lake Weeroona. Bendigo Police Acting Sergeant Mark Bell said they had interviewed the man after he allegedly assaulted a 24-year old male at 11.30pm on Wednesday and will be charged on summons. The yout..
24-Apr-2014
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Witness to history
Steve Kendall
BENDIGO’S Sydney Bolitho landed at ANZAC Cove on April 25, 1915, the first day of the battle, as part of the second wave. Within a month he had been promoted to Sergeant and later became Staff Sergeant Bolitho 1104 of the 6th Battalion 1st Australian Imperial Forces. He was born at ..
24-Apr-2014
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War stories online
Bendigo Weekly
A new website will be launched on Friday to tell the story of those who served in World War I It is a collaboration between the Bendigo District RSL and the Greater Bendigo council to gather and tell stories from the Bendigo region that detail the role local soldiers played in the war and othe..
24-Apr-2014
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Crisis for ambos
Christine McGinn
Bendigo’s Ambulance service is in crisis according to paramedics working at the station. Bendigo paramedics recorded an increase in the number of times additional staff were recalled to work shifts at the station. Local paramedic Brett Adie said the lack of ambos and resources was the w..
24-Apr-2014
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Eaglehawk and history
Christine McGinn
TWO historic Eaglehawk buildings, indicative of the suburb’s unique heritage, will go under the hammer. With more than 150 years of history, the Oriental Bank was built in the height of the Gold Rush in 1861. The Eaglehawk bank was the first “substantial bank building” in t..
24-Apr-2014
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Spirit shown in tough win
Ben Cameron
Bendigo Spirit’s season is back on track after a stirring12-point win against reigning WNBL premiers the Bulleen Boomers. Rising star Tess Magden had a big say in the game, collecting a near career-high 25 points in the character building 93-81 victory last weekend. ..
21-Oct-2011
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Biggest and best yet
Ben Cameron
With two well-known international horses running on the day, Bendigo Jockey Club chief executive officer Ian Hart believes Wednesday’s Bendigo Cup could be the biggest and best attended in its long history. The $200,000 cup has attracted horses from big name stables, s..
21-Oct-2011
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Matt gives back
Eddie Barkla
“Tell me and I’ll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I’ll understand.” At the age of 10, Matt Wallace was set for 10 years of Motocross racing before starting a successful cycling career which has spanned 18 years, and now continues in a..
20-Oct-2011
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Liam's on the move
Bendigo Weekly
EAGLEHAWK’S Liam Andrews is a boy going places, fast. The eight-year-old was last week crowned Australian champion at the 2011 Honda Australian Junior MX Championship in South Australia. Liam won all five races to secure the ideal 125 points and the 50cc 7-to-u..
13-Oct-2011
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Shining light
Ben Cameron
THE off-court dramas of Kristi Harrower’s contract negotiations have not played a part in the Bendigo Spirit’s 0-2 start to the Women’s National Basketball League season, according to star centre Gabrielle Richards. Richards, a shining light amid the gloom of ..
13-Oct-2011
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Megan is standing tall
Eddie Barkla
LIFE can be made up of deep-valley-to-mountain- top experiences and it is often the deeper the valleys the more our character is shaped. In Year Six, Megan Anderson began to experience minor health issues that did not completely manifest until Year Nine. In t..
12-Oct-2011
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